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Abashed
embarrassed, ashamed, or nonplussed
Antonyms: unembarrassed, unashmed
Aloof
withdrawn, standing apart from others (usually as a matter of choice)
Snynonyms: distant, cold, standoffish
Antonyms: involved, sociable
Anguish
great mental suffering, distress or pain. To be deeply tormented by pain or sorrow.
Snyonyms: misery, woe, torment
Antonyms: joy, delight, peace of mind
Articulate
to pronounce distinctly; to exress well in words; to fit together into a system; able to use language effectively
Snynonyms: enunciate, expound, glib, eloquent
Antonyms: tongue-tied, mumbled, incoherent
Bask
to be in, or exposed oneself to, pleasant warmth; to take pleasure in or derive enjoyment from
Synonyms: wallow, revel
Defect
an imperfection, flaw or blemish of some kind; to desert a cause or organization
Finesse
delicate skill; tact and cleverness; to accomplish something by cleverness; good judgement or skillful evasion
Synonyms: delicacy, subtlety
Antonyms: clumsiness, awkwardness
Flaunt
to wave or flutter slowily; to display in a conceited, offensive way
Synonyms: show off, parade
Antonyms: hide, downplay
Forthright
frank, direct, straightfoward
Synonyms: candid, blunt
Antonyms: indirect, evasive, deceitful, two-faced
Genial
cordial, pleasantly, cheerful or warm
Synonyms: friendly, amiable
Antonyms: cold, unfriendly, unsociable